Community Programs

Smoke Detector Installation

Smote detectors save lives! The Fire Department has smoke detector's available for installation. Please contact the Fire Department at 641-792-3347 for more information.

Hands-Only CPR

Hands-Only CPR is a technique of CPR that does not use mouth-to-mouth breaths. It is recommended for use by people who see a teen or adult suddenly collapse in an "out-of-hospital" setting. The Fire Department provides information on this technique. For more information on Hands-Only CPR you can contact the Fire Department at 641-792-3347.

Citizens Public Safety Academy

The 2019 Citizens Public Safety Academy will be a collaborative effort between the Newton Fire Department and Newton Police Department to provide real-world training and experience to the citizens of Newton. The academy will begin on September 24, 2019 and finish on November 26, 2019. The class will be held every Tuesday from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. Click here to learn more and apply.

Fire Extinguishers

The Fire Department does not provide fire extinguisher services. However there are many businesses that do specialize in maintenance and inspection. Locally, Gralnek-Dunitz Co. sells and inspects fire extinguishers. Click here to learn more